Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Samurai Warriors/Sengoku Musou Gets TV Anime Series in January 2015

KOEI Tecmo announced during its Sengoku Musou Chronicle 3 completion event on Wednesday that a television anime series of the Samurai Warriors (Sengoku Musou) game franchise will premiere next January. The series will run on the TV TokyoTV OsakaTV Aichi, and BS Japan channels. The story will centre around Toyotomi versus Tokugawa.
The franchise already inspired the Sengoku Musou SP: Sanada no Shou television anime special this past March.
Source: ANN via Hachima Kikō

Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Japanese Government to Start Anti-Anime/Manga Piracy Operation Next Month

In cooperation with 15 major anime production companies and manga publishers, the Japanese government will next month start a huge extermination operation against 580 foreign sites which have illegally uploaded anime and manga contents on the web without the copyright holders' permission, NHK reported on 28 July. While the government has started supporting the genre as one of their important cultural exports, there appears to be no end of illegal uploading of anime and manga via pirate sites, mainly operated by Chinese. The Cultural Affairs Agency estimates the loss caused by the Chinese pirate sites last year was amounted to at least 560 billion yen (about US$ 5.5 billion).

Daily Song!

Daily Song Post~! ^^

Hello! To those of you that were wondering what character that was from my previous posts, here it is! 
            HoneyWorks is a collaboration between  ゴム (Fernando-P), チョリスP (Chorisu-P) and illustrator Yamako. This is a song series featuring high school students, and usually portray their crushes or love interests. HoneyWorks is known for their kawaii lyrics, so I hope you enjoy this one~


New Admin! NekoStare!

New Admin! 

Hello mina san! You may know me from our Google Plus page, Anime Section, but I will introduce myself again. I'm NekoStare, and I will be joining ~Onizuka45~ with the postings on this blog! I am a native Korean, so pardon me if sometimes my grammar is incorrect~.... But besides from that, I hope to continue to contribute to the Anime Section community, and I hope you like the daily pictures and videos that I post on this blog~! So, with that, I end my introduction! :3

Monday, 28 July 2014

Fate/Stay night's 'Heaven's Feel' Route Gets Film

The staff and cast of the upcoming Fate/stay night anime announced on Sunday at the Fate/stay night announcement conference in Shinagawa, Tokyo that an animated film adaptation of the original game's 'Heaven's Feel' route has been green-lit. The first promotional video that announced the adaptation was also unveiled at the event:

Watch the PV here:

Sunday, 18 August 2013

Accel World Voice Actress Sachika Misawa Treated for Heatstroke

The staff for voice actress Sachika Misawa reported on Saturday that she was diagnosed with heatstroke after she collapsed in her home. Misawa is now resting while she is being treated at a hospital.
As a result, she will not be appearing on Saturday's Anikin~Skytree Radio program as scheduled. The staff apologized to all those involved and the fans. Misawa will try to recover enough to attend the Ani-plugged concert in Tokyo's shibuya duo Music Exchange venue on Sunday.
Misawa played Kuroyukihime/Black Lotus in Accel World, and her other roles include Yuri Gamagoori inShangri-La, Cafe and Miki Mori in Yumeiro Pâtissière, Arianna in Campione!, Momoko in Angel's Drop, and Kagami Totori in Fantasista Doll.
Temperatures reached 33°C (91°F) with humidty above 70% in Tokyo on Saturday, and it was even higher earlier in the week. 17 people died in Japan during last week's heat wave.
Source: ANN via Hachima Kikō